Job Openings

Procurement Specialist

Job ID: BH403565

Category: Procurement / Supply Chain

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Procurement Specialist

Contract

6+ months
Job Location: hybrid
Hours: 40 hours per week, within 8-6 core hours

Company Information: research/biotech/nonprofit

Interview Process: Video interviews

Must Haves:
-Bachelor’s Degree
-2-4+ years’ experience

Nice to Have:

-Scientific Procurement experience
-Knowledge of FAR
-SAP

Key Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Supervisor, Indirect Procurement, this position is responsible for providing purchasing services for the Institute, including daily placement of orders, quality control of ordering requirements, asset management and establishing and maintaining vendor relationships.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Science degree or coursework a plus.
  • Minimum 2-4 years related experience in a professional purchasing operation position. Scientific procurement experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of research administration preferred.
  • Knowledge of FAR preferred.
  • Computer literate and proficient in the use of personal computers, spreadsheets and word processing software.
  • Familiarity with SAP and other enterprise purchasing systems a plus.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, ability to manage deadlines.
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment and with all levels of Institute staff.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, ability to manage deadlines.
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment and with all levels of Institute staff.

The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Temp/Contract

Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts